A unique musical endeavor for a social cause was recently organized by Raag Anurag Music Research Academy. Smriti Lala who is the brain behind the music research academy was present at the event along with noted actress and playwright Saoli Mitra and Shri Srup Biswas, MIC Youth Services and Housing, Govt of West Bengal.
Raag Anurag Music research Academy has been organizing their annual event for the past couple of years. The academy was formed in 2000 and this year the academy completed its fourteenth year. The music research academy has ventured into the making of theme based programs for their yearly events. Crisis was the theme in 2002, while Journey was the theme in the year 2013. This year the theme has been kept as Peace.
Speaking at the occasion Saoli Mitra said “This is indeed a noble initiative taken up by Smriti Lala and I congratulate her for the work that she has done and also is doing at present. Such initiatives are of much help in recent times in our society. She thought out of the box and this is indeed great”.
“Music is the only medium with the help of which one can spread messages of love and peace among the people. In today’s world, there is so much strife among the people and this is causing problems for the people. To help them gain some moments of peace, we have organized this musical evening” said Smriti Lala.
The musical evening saw Smriti Lala and her team presenting patriotic, folk songs and also songs on peace. The audience at the auditorium were surely enthralled with the spirited performances and attained a few precious moments of peace.